Micromax has launched a budget Octa Core smartphone in India named the Micromax Canvas Knight Cameo A290. The Phone is available on Snapdeal from Rs. 11,490 and comes in multiple color options like Black, Black / Gold and White / Gold. The phone comes with bunch of pre-loaded applications like M! Games, M! Insurance, M! Live, M! Pick, M! Security, MAD, Opera Mini, Swift Key, True Caller, Yatra, Cube 26, Games Club etc.
The newest member in Canvas series, the Canvas Knight Cameo A290 Features 4.7-Inch IPS Display at 1280 x 720 Pixels HD Resolution. Under the hood comes a 1.4GHz Octa Core MediaTek MT6592M Processor, 1 GB of RAM and 8 GB of Built-in Storage of which 5.64 GB is user available. Further further storage expansion, Micromax has managed to squeeze in MicroSD card slot as well.
The Canvas Knight Cameo A290 Specs also include a 5 Mega Pixel front facing camera for Video Calling and Selfie Photo Graphs. On the Back is an 8 Mega Pixel Shooter with Auto Focus, LED Flash, Touch Focus, Face / Smile Detection, Digital Zoom, Geo-Tagging and 1080p Video Recording at 30 Fps. The phone runs on Android 4.4.2 KitKat Operating System and draws power from 2000 mAh Battery. The company claims that the battery can last up to 7 hours of Talk Time or 180 Hours on Standby.
On the connectivity front, the phone as Dual SIM Slots with Dual Standby and supports both 2G and 3G networks in both the SIM Slots. It also supports Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Hotspot, Bluetooth V4.0, MicroUSB V2.0, A-GPS support, 3.5mm Audio Jack etc.